d&b data privacy protection policy

Applicant portal

We collect certain personal data to be able to process your application. Your personal data will solely be used for the purpose of processing your application except it is necessary for compliance with legal requirements or with your explicit consent. You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future.

We will store your applicant data for 6 months after the after the application deadline has elapsed for purposes of preserving evidence. The data is blocked after 3 months and completely deleted after 6 months.

An exception however is made in case of fiscal archiving periods. In such a case the data will be deleted with the expiration of those periods.

We collect certain personal data from you via our applicant portal. Mandatory details are marked as such and are only collected if they are necessary to assess the suitability of an applicant for a certain position.

The purpose of the mandatory detail „How did you find out about us?“ is to determine which job portals create the most apllications to evaluate where ads will be placed in the future.

You personal data will be transferred to our servers when you click the button „information complete and correct“. Up to this moment you can change the information you provided at any time.

Google Analytics

The Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information reached an agreement with Google based on the decision of the Düsseldorf Group on data protection. According to this, a compliant use of analytical methods of reach measurement of Internet advertisements is now possible under certain conditions. Therefore, it is possible to use Google Analytics in a manner which is compliant with the law and does not raise any concerns. We do, of course, comply with these requirements. In particular, we draw your attention to the fact that Google Analytics is supplemented by the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” on this website to guarantee the anonymised collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking). Please also note the following information about the use of Google Analytics:

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”; these are text files which are stored on your computer to analyse the way you use the website. The information about the way you use this website created by the cookie is sent to and stored on a Google server in the USA. If the IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will first truncate your IP address in Member States of the European Union or in other state parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to and truncated on a Google server in the USA. Google uses this information on behalf of the website operator to evaluate the way you use the website, to collate reports on website activities and to provide the website operator other services related to website and Internet use.

The IP address sent by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not combined with other data held by Google. You can change your browser settings to prevent cookies from being stored; however, we draw your attention to the fact that, in these circumstances, you may find that you are unable to make full use of functions on the website. You can also prevent the data (including your IP address) relating to your use of the website which is captured by the cookie being sent to or processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in from the following link https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics. Further information about the terms of use and data protection is available at https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html or at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

Google Dynamic Remarketing

We use the dynamic remarketing function of Google ADWords, a service provided by Google Inc (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA;"Google") on our website. This technology enables us to automatically generate targeted advertising messages after your visit to our website. The advertisements are based on the products and services you clicked on during your last visit to our website.

Google uses cookies to create interest-based ads. Cookies are small text files that are stored in your browser when you visit our website. Google normally stores information such as your web request, IP address, browser type, browser language, date and time of your request. This information is only used to map the web browser on a particular computer. They cannot be used to identify a person.

If you don't want to receive user-based advertising from Google, you can disable the placement of ads using Google's ad setup.

For more information on how Google uses cookies, please see Google's Privacy Policy.


To send our newsletter we use Dotmailer a service of Dotmailer Ltd. No 1 London Bridge, London, Great Britain. To register for our newsletter, we use the so-called double-opt-in procedure. This means that we will send you a confirmation e-mail to the e-mail address you have given us, in which we will ask you to confirm that you wish to receive the newsletter. If you do not confirm this within If you confirm your wish to receive the newsletter, we will store your e-mail address until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. This storage serves the sole purpose of sending you the newsletter. Furthermore, we store your IP addresses and the times when you register and confirm your registration in order to prevent misuse of your personal data. Within 24 hours, your registration will be automatically deleted. Only the e-mail address is obligatory for sending the newsletter. The specification of further, separately marked information is voluntary and will only be used to personalize the newsletter. These data will also be completely deleted upon cancellation.

You can revoke your consent to receive the newsletter at any time. You can declare your revocation by clicking on the link provided in each newsletter e-mail, by e-mail to legal@dbaudio. com or by sending a message to the data protection officer Mrs. Lisa Rehkugler, intersoft consulting services AG, Rotebühlplatz 5, 70178 Stuttgart. Your data will not be passed on to third parties.

Social Bookmarks

On our website there are so-called social bookmarks (e. g. from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube) integrated. Social Bookmarks are Internet bookmarks that allow users of such a service to collect links and news items. These are only included on our website as links to the corresponding services. After clicking on the integrated graphic, you will be redirected to the page of the respective provider, i. e. only then will user information be transferred to the respective provider. Please refer to the respective data protection regulations of the providers for information on the handling of your personal data when using these websites.

Disclosure and public procedural directory

If requested, we shall inform you in writing, in accordance with applicable law, whether we have stored personal data referring to you and what this data involves. As stipulated by law, you also have the right to correct, block and delete this personal data. Our public procedural directory (öffentliches Verfahrensverzeichnis) contains the necessary information according to § 4 e Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and is accessible upon request.

Responsible authority and contact information

d&b audiotechnik GmbH
Eugen-Adolff-Str. 134
71522 Backnang

Should you have any questions concerning the processing of your personal data, you are welcome to contact our external Data Protection Officer who will also be available in the event of information requests, applications or complaints:

Private / confidential

Frau Lisa Rehkugler

intersoft consulting services AG

Rotebühlplatz 5
70178 Stuttgart

E-Mail: .

As of: April 2017

Privacy policy ArrayCalc Viewer app

d&b audiotechnik GmbH would like to inform you how we use your personal data while using our ArrayCalc Viewer app.

We need specified access rights for the technical functionality of our app and for providing the app services. During the installation process you will be asked for your consent to providing us with access rights. We will only access these functions if you enable the access. You can, depending on your operating system, manually disable the access rights in your settings. Please check your manufacturer’s manual of instructions for more information. However, please note that you may not be able to use the full functionality of this app without consenting to the requested access rights specified below.

Access authorization

Before you download the app on the App Store on iOS, you need to give the app permission to access specific capabilities or information (known as permission groups) on your device. We require permissions for the following purposes:

Authorization Purpose
Access to the photo library Functionality of the app- the framework „Qt“which is used to develop the app is assigned to the access authorization “photo library” by the operating system (NSPhotoLibraryUsageDescription).

Mobile Data- 
Wifi Use of the internet and uploading of new content.

The operating sytem Android requests the following access authorizations:

Authorization Purpose
Access to the SD-card of the Smartphones Funcionality of the app.
Mobile Data 
Wifi, network status Use of the internet and uploading of new content.

Provider of the operating system

According to the terms of use of your smart phone, your provider (Apple Inc. or Google Inc.) may be collect, process or use data. Please see the corresponding Privacy Policy/settings of your provider for further information.


We use the tool Reviewbot.io of Reviewbot/Seattle, USA) to administer comments left in the comment section of the app store. Reviewbot collects and sends these comments directly to employees of d&b audiotechnik who are responsible to process them. Reviewbot does not collect personal data unless you provide it to them actively. The use of the comment section is possible pseudonymously. Please note that Reviewbot might become aware of the content of the comment while forwarding it.

No disclosure of data to third parties

As a general rule, data will not be transferred to third parties unless required by law. Should external service providers come into contact with your personal data, we have made use of legal, technical and organizational measures and regular monitoring to ensure that they comply with the relevant data protection regulations.

Responsible authority and contact information

d&b audiotechnik GmbH
Eugen-Adolff-Str. 134
71522 Backnang

Should you have any questions concerning the processing of your personal data, you are welcome to contact our external Data Protection Officer who will also be available in the event of information requests, applications or complaints:

Private / confidential

Frau Lisa Rehkugler

intersoft consulting services AG

Rotebühlplatz 5
70178 Stuttgart

E-Mail: .

As of: April 2017

La protección de la seguridad y la privacidad de los datos personales es importante para d&b y, en consecuencia, actúa de conformidad con las leyes aplicables. d&b espera que la política que se describe a continuación ayudará al usuario a comprender qué datos pueden obtenerse, cómo se utilizarán y custodiarán y con quién se podrían compartir.

Datos personales

A través del sitio web, d&b no obtiene ningún dato personal como, por ejemplo, nombre, dirección, número de teléfono o dirección electrónica, a menos que se proporcionen voluntariamente.

Finalidad del uso

Cuando nos proporcione sus datos personales, normalmente los utilizaremos para responder a sus consultas, procesar pedidos o proporcionarle acceso a información u ofertas específicas. Para reforzar nuestras relaciones con el cliente:

  • d&b puede almacenar y procesar los datos personales y compartirlos con sus filiales y colaboradores de todo el mundo para ayudar a mejorar productos y servicios.
  • d&b o uno de sus colaboradores pueden utilizar los datos personales para ponerse en contacto con usted con ofertas de d&b para asistirle en sus necesidades empresariales.

d&b no vende ni comercializa sus datos personales con terceros.

Limitación de la finalidad

d&b obtendrá, utilizará o divulgará los datos personales que el usuario suministre en línea sólo para la finalidad prevista originalmente, excepto cuando la divulgación:

  • Sea un uso de los datos personales para otra finalidad que esté directamente relacionada con la finalidad original de la obtención de los datos.
  • Sea necesaria para preparar, negociar y cumplir un contrato con el usuario.
  • Lo exija la ley o las autoridades judiciales o gubernamentales competentes.
  • Sea necesario para establecer o mantener una demanda o defensa legal.
  • Sea necesario para prevenir un fraude u otras actividades ilegales, como ataques premeditados contra los sistemas de tecnologías de la información de d&b.

Datos de comunicaciones o del uso

A través del uso que haga el usuario de los servicios de telecomunicaciones para acceder al sitio web de d&b, se generan técnicamente datos de comunicación del usuario, la dirección del protocolo de Internet o datos del uso (p. ej., información sobre el inicio, final y duración de cada acceso, e información sobre los servicios de telecomunicaciones con los que accede) y podrían relacionarse con datos personales. Si hay una necesidad urgente, la obtención, el procesamiento y el uso de esos datos se realizará en conformidad con el marco legal aplicable sobre protección de la privacidad de los datos.


d&b utiliza técnicas y medidas de seguridad organizativas para proteger los datos personales del usuario contra su destrucción accidental o ilegal, pérdida o modificación así como contra su divulgación o acceso no autorizados.

Vínculos a otros sitios web

El sitio web de d&b contiene vínculos a otros sitios web. d&b no es responsable de las prácticas de privacidad o del contenido de otros sitios web. Cuando se crea un vínculo, se comprueba su contenido. d&b garantiza que en el momento de su creación en la página vinculada no había contenido ilegal. d&b no puede influir en los cambios posteriores de las páginas vinculadas ni en el contenido de vínculos continuados en los demás sitios web.

Preguntas y comentarios

d&b responderá a las solicitudes razonables para revisar datos personales y para corregir, rectificar o suprimir inexactitudes. Si el usuario tiene preguntas o comentarios sobre la política de protección de la privacidad de los datos de d&b, utilice el Formulario de comentarios. Los cambios que se produzcan en la política de protección de la privacidad de los datos se publicarán en esta página. Compruebe esta página con regularidad para mantenerse actualizado.

Datos no personales que se obtienen automáticamente

Este sitio web utiliza Piwik, un software de código abierto para analizar sitios web. Piwik utiliza "cookies", unos archivos de texto que se descargan en su PC para permitir que el sitio web analice cómo utilizan los usuarios este sitio. La información generada por la cookie sobre su uso del sitio web se almacenará en el servidor del proveedor del servicio en Alemania. Su dirección IP se guardará de un modo anónimo. d&b puede utilizar estos datos y compartirlos con sus filiales de todo el mundo para controlar la popularidad de las diferentes páginas del sitio web y para mejorar su rendimiento o su contenido. Usted puede rechazar el uso de cookies al seleccionar los ajustes correspondientes en su navegador. No obstante, recuerde que si realiza ese cambio, quizá no pueda usar todas las funciones de este sitio web.